About: decentralisation

Agrifood 24-05-2019

Decentralisation of European funds in France, a typically French disaster

Late payments and a dreadful IT management tool: The decentralisation of EU funds has led to serious malfunctions in France, according to a report by the French Court of Auditors published just days before the European elections. EURACTIV France reports.
Europe's East 10-04-2018

EU-backed programme promotes decentralisation of politics in Ukraine

After centuries of being dependent on a central power, the villages of Ukraine are starting to feel the benefits of self-governance thanks to a European Union-backed program called U-LEAD, which has already tripled rural resources and boosted sleepy economies. EURACTIV's media partner efe-epa reports.
Europe's East 01-09-2015

Poroshenko brands parliament attack ‘a stab in the back’

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko today (1 September) called yesterday's attack by extremist forces on Ukraine's parliament, in which a police officer was killed and several people were seriously wounded, "a stab in the back".
Enlargement 01-08-2007

Decentralisation in Serbia: the minority dimension

The decentralisation of Serbia by giving more authority to municipalities could benefit minority groups that constitute a local majority, argues Beata Huszka in a July 2007 policy brief for the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS).
Competition 27-02-2002

Competition Policy 2002: Globalisation and Decentralisation

The fifth "European Competition Day" held on 26 February in Madrid, focused on competition policy and the consumer. In 2002, the EU's agenda will include the discussion of a multi-lateral framework on competition policy, a review of the merger control regulation and the decentralisation of the implementation of competition policy.

Want to know what's going on in the EU Capitals daily? Subscribe now to our new 9am newsletter.